Welcome to College Pursuits

For over 20 years, College Pursuits has provided a highly personalized approach to the challenges of college search and application process.“Where do I start?” That’s the main question I get from parents and students alike, and that’s what I’m here to answer. With over 25 years of experience in higher education combined with almost 15 years in the private sector, I am dedicated to getting your student on a personalized and highly effective track to finding the right college fit. 

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Academic course selection (high school)
Development of a college search strategy
Suggestions for standardized testing prep courses
Development of a customized college list
Application document checklist
Explanation and assistance with the common application
Adherence to deadlines
College campus visit strategy and preparation

Prepping for the college interview
Early action, early decision, rolling and regular decisions
Creation of an activities profile
Scholarship strategy and applications
Development of the personal essay topic for the Common Application essay
Supplemental essays

The letters of recommendation, who and why
Standardized test scores strategies – SAT or ACT, send or not send if the school is test optional, what’s the best approach for each school
Assistance with FAFSA, CSS Profile, and Net Price Calculators
Breakdown and analysis of award packages from accepted schools

For more information, please see our services page.